Dr. rer. nat. Anna Schneider

PostDoctoral Researcher

Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus - Senftenberg
Geopedology and Landscape Development
Siemens-Halske-Ring 8
D-03046 Cottbus

LG 4A, room 3.12

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Curriculum Vitae
  • 10/2008 - 08/2013: PhD student at BTU Cottbus, Project SFB/TRR38: Structures and Processes of the Initial Ecosystem Development; Subproject C5: Development of a structure and process model. Supervisors PD Dr. Horst H. Gerke (ZALF Müncheberg) and Prof. Dr. Reinhard F. J. Hüttl (GFZ Potsdam)

  • 10/2008 - 12/2010: Research associate/ PhD student at BTU Cottbus, Research Center Landscape Development and Mining Landscapes

  • 07/2008: Diploma (Dipl.-Geogr. Univ.), University of Regensburg, Germany
    Main studies: Geography, Minor Studies: Soil Science, Statistics
    Diploma Thesis: The inland dune landscape near Abensberg/ Siegenburg (Lower Bavaria) – Detection of sedimentary structures in single dune bodies with Ground Penetrating Radar. (German Title: Die Binnendünenlandschaft bei Abensberg und Siegenburg – Erfassung des Sedimentaufbaus von Einzelformen mit dem Bodenradar (Ground Penetrating Radar))

Research Interests
  • Digital terrain analysis
  • GIS-based modelling
  • Soil Geomorphology
Selected Publications
  • Schneider, A., Hirschf, F., Raab, A., Raab, T. (2018): Dye Tracer Visualization of Infiltration Patterns in Soils on Relict Charcoal Hearths. - Frontiers in Environmental Sciences 6:143.  doi:10.3389/fenvs.2018.00143

  • Schneider, A., Hirsch, F., Wechler, K.-P., Raab, A., Raab, T. (2017): Reconstruction of a Palaeosurface and Archaeological Site Location in an Anthropogenic Drift Sand Area. Archaeological Prospection, 24 (4), 297-310,  DOI: 10.1002/arp.1571.

  • Schneider, A., Takla, M., Nicolay, A., Raab, A., Raab, T., (2015). A template matching approach combining morphometric parameters for automated mapping of charcoal kiln sites. Archaeological Prospection. doi: 10.1002/arp.1497.

  • Schneider, A., Gerke, H.H., Maurer, T., Nenov, R., 2013. Initial hydro-geomorphic development and rill network evolution in an artificial catchment. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 38(13), 1496-1512, doi: 10.1002/esp.3384

  • Schneider, A., Gerke, H.H., Maurer, T., Seifert, S., Nenov, R., Hüttl, R.F., 2012. Evaluation of remotely-sensed DEMs and modification based on plausibility rules and initial sediment budgets of an artificially-created catchment. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 37(7), 708-725, doi: 10.1002/esp.2274.

  • Schneider, A., Gerke, H.H., Maurer, T., 2011. 3D initial sediment distribution and quantification of mass balances of an artificially-created hydrological catchment based on DEMs from aerial photographs using GOCAD. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Parts A/B/C, 36(1-4), 87-100, doi: 10.1016/j.pce.2010.03.023.

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